Vancouver District Labour Council (VDLC), SFU’s  Graduate Student Society (GSS) and Teaching Service Support Union, are the most recent organizations in Metro Vancouver to be certified as a Living Wage Employer –by committing to pay all of their regular and contract staff a living wage of $19.14/hour. This brings the total number of Living Wage Employers in the Lower Mainland to  32,  impacting  more than 6,000regular staff and hundreds more contract workers.